Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 301454
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1254 AM CHST SAT OCT 1 2016

WESTERN NORTH PACIFIC BETWEEN THE EQUATOR AND 25N FROM 130E TO 180.

TROPICAL STORM CHABA (21W) IS CENTERED 410 MILES NORTH-NORTHWEST OF
YAP NEAR 15N136E...MOVING WEST-NORTHWESTWARD AT 13 MPH WITH MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS OF 65 MPH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NORTH OF YAP AND PALAU BETWEEN 10N AND 17N FROM
132E TO 142E. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON CHABA...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED
BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN32 PGTW
AND BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER WTPQ32 PGUM.

CONVERGING WINDS FARTHER EAST AND SOUTH OF CHABA ARE PRODUCING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NEARER THE MARIANA
ISLANDS BETWEEN 10N AND 21N FROM 142E TO 150E...AND WELL SOUTH OF
KOROR AND YAP SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 3N130E TO 9N141E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM 6N152E TO 15N163E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING ACROSS
CHUUK AND POHNPEI STATES NORTHEASTWARD TO NEAR WAKE ISLAND WITHIN
300 MILES OF A LINE FROM 5N149E TO 16N162E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF MAJURO BETWEEN 7N AND 16N FROM 166E TO 173E.

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AYDLETT



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